Fidelity Viewpoints ®

Roth conversions after 50?

Eight things to keep in mind when considering a Roth IRA conversion when you are in or near retirement.

One way to lower risk

The reality behind some common misconceptions that may be keeping investors out of international stocks.

Divorce dos and don’ts

How women who divorce later in life—or any women—can plan for their financial future.

Calm after a rough start

After a turbulent start, there's a recent improvement in the tone of the markets. Our expert explains.

Market and Economic Insights

End of the bond rally?

The bond market was rallying on strong demand, but recent Fed comments made investors pause.

May business cycle update

The U.S. household sector remains in solid shape, and U.S. recession odds remain low, say our experts.

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Investing Ideas

A three-step investing strategy

How to build an investment plan that you can stick with day in and day out to help meet your goals.

Hunting for tech innovation

Companies shaping how we live and work tomorrow may be today's best stocks, says our expert.

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Keys to a tax-smart retirement

After working hard to build retirement savings, don't let taxes take a big bite out of them in retirement.

Planning your retirement

What will retirement look like? Ask yourself—and answer—five questions about five years before retirement.

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Personal Finance

How to talk to your doctor

Tips to help you take charge—and save money on health care—from the medical director at Consumer Reports.

Tips from super savers

Young super savers learned the secret of saving early. Here's what they do differently from everyone else.

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Active Trader

Sell in May and go away?

Probably not. But there are some interesting calendar trends and strategies to consider.

Five key ETF facts

Some aspects of ETFs are often misunderstood, especially costs, dividends, and taxes. Get the facts.

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